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Wednesday, July 15 • 11:00am - 11:45am
Games to Train the Healthcare Force

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This session will discuss the range of innovative and impactful strategies to train members of the healthcare force to be more empathic and effective in providing care to a diverse population of patients. Speakers will present their work and the rigor of the science behind it.

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Lynn Fiellin

Founding Director, play2PREVENT Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games
Dr. Fiellin is a Yale faculty member and founded and directs the NIH-funded play2PREVENT Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games. She focuses on the development/evaluation of videogame interventions targeting a range of outcomes including HIV prevention, promotion of HIV/STI... Read More →

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Ron Goldman

Co-Founder & Chief Simulation Strategist, Kognito
Ron Goldman is an EdTech and digital health entrepreneur, CEO, board member, and investor. Ron is the Co-Founder and Chief Simulation Strategist of Kognito, a virtual human health simulation company recently acquired by Blackstone Private Equity & Ascend Learning. Over the past 15... Read More →
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Deepika Mohan

Associate Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Dr. Mohan is a trauma surgeon and intensivist at the University of Pittsburgh. She studies how doctors think. Specifically, she is interested in the role that heuristics (intuitive judgments) play in decision making. In NIH-funded work, she has experimented with using customized video... Read More →
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Jesse Schell

CEO, Schell Games
Jesse Schell is the CEO of Schell Games, a team of one hundred people who strive to make truly great games, both for the purposes of entertainment and education, including award-winning VR games such as I Expect You To Die, HoloLAB Champions, and Star Wars: Droid Repair Bay. Jesse... Read More →
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Carrie Shaw

CEO, Embodied Labs
Carrie Shaw - a public health educator, medical illustrator and former family caregiver for her mom, who died from Early Onset Alzheimer's disease - works at the intersection of health education and virtual reality storytelling.  She is the CEO and founder of Embodied Labs, an immersive... Read More →

Wednesday July 15, 2020 11:00am - 11:45am EDT